Helma van de Langenberg

Manager Global Accounts at Novagraaf

Helma van de Langenberg is manager of global accounts and partner at Novagraaf. She specialises in the protection and management of IP rights and advises on all legal aspects of brands, trademarks, trade names, designs and copyright. In her day-to-day work, Ms van de Langenberg focuses on finding a balance between the law and her clients’ needs, whether that means negotiating a settlement or starting legal proceedings when necessary, in order to protect valuable brand assets.

Ms van de Langenberg obtained her LLM from the University of Tilburg and is a certified trademark attorney of the Benelux Association for Trademark and Design Law. She started her professional IP career as an attorney at law in 2002 and has been with Novagraaf since 2006. She was appointed to the position of manager of global accounts in January 2020.

Ms van de Langenberg provides practical legal advice and has an entrepreneurial mindset, which is always her top priority when advising her clients. Her clients include leading and innovative international companies, particularly those in the food/beverage and fashion industry. She speaks English and Dutch.

Ms van de Langenberg’s areas of expertise include:

  • IP strategy;
  • trademark registration and portfolio management;
  • trademark filing strategies;
  • trademark prosecution;
  • trademark portfolio audits; and
  • online brand protection.

She has been recommended in the World Trademark Review rankings for several years.

Professional associations

  • BMM
  • INTA
  • PTMG

Sample client list

  • Karl Lagerfeld
  • Schweppes International

Firm details

Hoogoorddreef 5
Amsterdam 1101 BA
The Netherlands

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